INGRAHAM COMPLETES FIVE-WEEK INTERNSHIP AT BAHAMAS EMBASSY

INGRAHAM COMPLETES FIVE-WEEK INTERNSHIP AT BAHAMAS EMBASSY WASHINGTON, D.C. — When Dena Ingraham returns to Lincoln University in Pennsylvania in the next couple weeks to begin her senior year as a Political Science Major, with Minors in International Relations and Spanish, she will have quite an exciting story to tell her fellow students about her…

Grand Opening of the InterContinental Beijing Sanlitun

Beijing, China — H.E. Paul Andy Gomez, Bahamian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China is pictured with Kerry Hotel (Shangri-La Hotel Group) Executive, Doris Berchtold, and Swiss Ambassador to China, His Excellency Jean-Jacques de Dardel at the Grand Opening of the 5 Star Intercontinental Beijing Sanlitun on August 5th, 2016.   

ADVICE ON TRAVEL WHERE ZIKA VIRUS IS REPORTED

For Immediate Release ADVICE ON TRAVEL WHERE ZIKA VIRUS IS REPORTED 4 August 2016 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to advise Bahamians travelling to Brazil and to the United States in Florida, in the city of  Miami in particular, of reports of the Zika virus in those places.  In Miami, the virus…

National Day of Cote D’Ivoire

Message from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas on Cote D’Ivoire’s Independence Day, 7 August 2016 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, on behalf of the Government and People of The Bahamas,  is pleased to extend congratulations to the Government and People of Cote D’Ivoire as they celebrate their 56th Independence Day. Our…

CANADA’S ELECTRONIC TRAVEL AUTHORIZATION MANDATORY AS OF 30 SEPTEMBER 2016

PRESS RELEASE  CANADA’S ELECTRONIC TRAVEL AUTHORIZATION MANDATORY AS OF 30 SEPTEMBER 2016 The High Commission for the Commonwealth of The Bahamas in Canada wishes to remind Bahamians that, as of 30 September 2016, the Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) will be mandatory. The eTA is a new electronic document requirement for visa-exempt travellers, from countries like…

BAHAMAS CONSUL GENERAL HOSTS RECEPTION FOR EXNIHILO ART CENTER

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In recognition of its ongoing commitment to “bolster art education, cultural exchange and economic growth in The Bahamas,” Ms. Paulette Zonicle, Bahamas Consul General to Washington, D.C., hosted a cocktail reception for the Exnihilo Art Center at the Bahamas Embassy Consular Annex, 1025 Vermont Avenue, N.W., on Thursday, April 4, 2016. Special…

Statement from The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Hurricane Earl in Belize

Press Release Statement from The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Hurricane Earl in Belize The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas expresses its sympathy to the Government and people of Belize, following the devastation caused by Hurricane Earl that resulted in excessive damage to infrastructures and buildings, and the…

BUCKEYE EXECUTIVE UPDATES AMBASSADOR ON FREEPORT PETROLEUM STORAGE OPERATIONS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mr. Steven E. Some, Director of Government Relations with Buckeye Partners L.P., headquartered in Breinigsville, Pennsylvania, updated His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States, on his company’s petroleum storage operations in Freeport, Grand Bahamas, during a visit to The Bahamas Embassy, 2220 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., on Tuesday, August…